|Paul MacCready on nature vs. humans - TED.com|
In 1998, aircraft designer Paul MacCready looks at a planet on which humans have utterly dominated nature, and talks about what we all can do to preserve nature's balance. His contribution: solar planes, superefficient gliders and the electric car.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED1998; TED; Talks; demo; design; flight; green; solar; technology; transportation; 1998
|Shai Agassi's bold plan for electric cars - TED.com|
Forget about the hybrid auto -- Shai Agassi says it's electric cars or bust if we want to impact emissions. His company, Better Place, has a radical plan to take entire countries oil-free by 2020.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2009; TED; Talks; alternative energy; business; cars; energy; global issues; green; solar; technology; 2009
|Elon Musk: The mind behind Tesla, SpaceX, SolarCity ... - TED.com|
Entrepreneur Elon Musk is a man with many plans. The founder of PayPal, Tesla Motors and SpaceX sits down with TED curator Chris Anderson to share details about his visionary projects, which include a mass-marketed electric car, a solar energy leasing company and a fully reusable rocket.
Keywords: Tedtalks; TED; Talks; TED Conference; energy; entrepreneur; exploration; innovation; solar energy; space; technology; transportation; TED2013; 2013